How to Play and Convert MPG on Mac?
MPG is one ofvideo formats that are standardized by MPEG. Mac players cannot play MPG videosdirectly. If you have an MPG file and you want to play MPG files on Mac OS X,here are three <b><span>free MPG Players for Mac</b>OS X Snow Leopard.</span>
<b>Play MPGon Mac with VideoLAN VLC Media Player</b>
VLC playerReadable formats: DV, H.263, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, HuffYUV, Indeo 3, MJPEG, MPEG-1,MPEG-2, MPEG-4 Part 2, RealVideo 3&4, Theora, VC-1, VP5, VP6, WMV, etc.
<b>Play MPG Files on Mac with MPlayer</b>
MPlayer is a free and open source media player. The programis available for all major operating systems, including Linux and otherUnix-like systems, Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. Supported video formats:3GP, AVI, ASF, FLV, Matroska, MOV (QuickTime), MP4, NUT, Ogg, OGM, RealMedia,etc.
<b>Play MPG on Mac with Plex Media Center for OS X</b>
Plex is an open source media center for Intel-based AppleMacintosh computers, it has a 10-foot user interface design for the living-roomTV.
Video codecs: MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 (SP and ASP, includingDivX, XviD, 3ivx, DV, H.263), MPEG-4 AVC (H.264, including Nero Digital),HuffYUV, Indeo, MJPEG, RealVideo, QuickTime, Sorenson, WMV, Cinepak, etc.
If you want to do more and you want to edit MPG files oniMovie or upload onto YouTube, you need a Mac MPG Converter software to convertMPG/MPEG files to the formats you want. Wondershare Video Converter for Mac isyour best choice. With it, you can convert mpg files on mac easily. It can convertdifferent video formats for all popular mobile playerson Mac OS and convert videoto most popular video formats with powerful video editing functions includingvideo crop and video trimming and file merging. With this Wondershare VideoConverter for Mac, you can convert mpg to mp4 mac, <a href="http://www.macvideoconverter.org/guide/convert-avi-to-mp4-mac.html">convertavi to mp4 mac</a>, <a href="http://www.macvideoconverter.org/guide/avi-to-mpeg-converter-for-mac.html">convertavi to mpeg mac</a>, MPG to iTunes Mac, <a href="http://www.macvideoconverter.org/guide/convert-mkv-to-avi-mac.html">mkvto avi mac</a>, etc. The following is step by step guide on how to convert mpgfiles.
Step 1: Drag files to the Mac MPG Converter. This programsupports batch conversion so you can convert several files in one go.
Step 2: Click image button at right of each video item,choose output format from the Format list.
Step 3: When settings are done, simply click"Start" to start to conversion, That's it!
With this tutorial, you will no longer be confused about howto convert MPG files on Mac, including converting MPG to other popular formatsand converting other video formats to MPG.
on Jan 12, 2011 | Computers & Internet